Kanawa Island is located between Labuan Bajo and Sebayur Besar Island. From Labuan Bajo, it takes only 1 hour with local boat. The island itself is relatively quiet small of about 28 hectares. Though she is small the island is one of most favorite places to hang out in one short day. It is surrounded by long round sandy beach and large area of coral reefs. This is one of best place for snorkeling or even diving with less logged dives. On this island there are bungalows and diving resort. Spending time here with your loved one (honeymoon) is recommended as it is very quiet with only sound of small waves heard at almost of your day and night time.
Tour to this island can be done from Labuan Bajo for one day or also a last stop from your overnight trip from Rinca and Komodo. Snorkeling and enjoying the sandy beach are the points you are directed to this island. Also, if you arrive in right time in the afternoon, the beach is perfect place for sunset. The view will be facing to Sebayur island and big Sangiang Island from far away. As soon as the sunset is over, the tour can be continued back to Labuan Bajo. Other option is to spend the night here, either on the boat or on the island bungalows.